Cheng Li, Director, John L. Thornton China Center, The Brookings Institution
Ryan McElveen, Associate Director, John L. Thornton China Center, Brookings Institution
Mar 02, 2021
The volatile state of U.S.-China relations has only hindered progress towards ending the COVID-19 pandemic. There’s little question that if the two countries were to join forces, a safer world would be within reach.
Zhou Xiaoming, Former Deputy Permanent Representative of China’s Mission to the UN Office in Geneva
Feb 27, 2021
China is standing up for poor countries in the global fight against the pandemic as the West turns away. Its role is essential if humanity wants to win. Disparaging Chinese vaccines will only prolong the agony and suffering of people in need.
He Yafei, Former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs
Feb 26, 2021
The period of transition amid centennial changes is full of risks and crises. Great changes call for great wisdom and initiative. The world needs to be reevaluated. The path forward needs to be reconsidered.
Tom Watkins, Advisor, Michigan-China Innovation Center
Dec 17, 2020
Much has been said about Trump’s provocative methods in dealing with China, but the source of mistrust goes far beyond the outgoing President. Even as Biden takes office, the plethora of conflicts between the U.S. and China threaten to escalate the struggle between two global powers who vie for global influence.
Su Jingxiang, Fellow, China Institutes for Contemporary International Relations
Dec 04, 2020
The U.S. President-elect has articulated his approach to foreign policy — including China — and it deserves close scrutiny. Contrary to some experts, there are significant differences from Trump. The world should pay attention.
Ding Yifan, China Forum Expert and Deputy Director of China Development Research Center
Nov 23, 2020
It has long advocated international multilateralism. Its recent decision to join the WHO’s vaccine implementation plan is the latest example of its willingness to cooperate for the good of mankind.
Fu Ying, Chair, Center for International Security and Strategy, Tsinghua University
Nov 16, 2020
The world hopes to see reduced friction between the United States and China in the post-pandemic era. If the next U.S. administration can invest seriously in international cooperation, new paths for joining hands and lifting humanity will emerge.
Chen Lu, Assistant Fellow, Institute of World Economic Studies, CICIR
Nov 12, 2020
As the United States repeatedly weighs in to block reasonable reforms and interfere with long-standing, consensus-based processes, China is on another track. It knows that reforms are needed and is working constructively to realize them.
Dan Steinbock, Founder, Difference Group
Nov 03, 2020
New estimates on actual COVID-19 cases in 2020 highlight the stark differences between the Trump administration’s unilateral stance, and China’s multilateral approach to overcoming the pandemic challenge.
Zhang Yun, Associate Professor, National Niigata University in Japan
Oct 21, 2020
Questions have arisen with the pandemic about who is responsible for what. The answer is simple and clear: National governments are the primary providers of assistance to their citizens.